The Christmas season is a wonderful time! Baking holiday cookies, listening to Christmas carols, drinking peppermint hot chocolate, watching classic movies like It’s a Wonderful Life, The Bells of St. Mary’s, and White Christmas and contemporary favorites like Christmas Vacation and Elf—the list of holiday activities goes on and on. In between all of that fabulous fun, there is planning out gifts for all of your close friends and family. This can be a bit of a daunting task. From crowded shopping malls to expensive, must-have, sold-out items, the season of giving can quickly become the season of stress.
But there is a way to keep Christmas as the season of joy and giving. Avoid the holiday shopping rush and create your own gifts to give this holiday season. What better way to spread the joy of the season then with a homemade Christmas gift? Inexpensive, convenient, and heartfelt, a homemade jewelry piece is the perfect DIY Christmas gift. That is why AllFreeJewelryMaking has put together this convenient holiday gift guide, The Joy of Jewelry: 19 Last-Minute Homemade Christmas Gifts. These DIY jewelry ideas are quick to make, which means that you’ll have everyone on your list crossed off in just days. Plus, if you are a procrastinator, it means that you’ll be able to delight even that one impossible-to-please person on your list with only hours to spare. Whether your recipients are in need of necklaces, rings, bracelets, or earrings, we’ve got you more than covered with this collection of DIY Christmas gifts. Since these presents are so budget friendly and simple to make, you may (let’s be honest…you will) find yourself making one of each to keep for yourself. It’ll be a very Merry Christmas and happy holiday for your friends, family, co-workers, and for you!
1. Braided Seed Bead Necklace
2. Vintage Brooch Necklace
3. Rhumba Earrings
4. Chain and Crystal Hoop Earrings
5. Radiant Rose Ring
6. Woven Chain Bracelet
7. 5 Minute Braided Bracelet
8. Carved Leather Cuff
9. Beaded Boutique Statement Necklace
10. Wire and Pearl Ring
11. Blingy Bobble Ring
12. Simply Stunning Statement Necklace
13. Luxe Quartz Bangle
14. Tribal Multistrand Seed Bead Necklace
15. Scattered Pearls Necklace
16. Beautiful Barcelona Earrings
17. Iridescent Green Earrings
18. Shiny Spike Bracelet
19. Nestled Pearls Chainmaille Bracelet
20. BONUS: 37 Last-Minute, Inexpensive Homemade Christmas Gifts
What is the best homemade Christmas gift you’ve ever received?